GOP budget will slash Medicare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republicans now in charge of Congress offer their budget blueprint this week with the pledge to balance the nation's budget within a decade and rein more…

Over 1 million Brazilians protest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Over one million demonstrators marched in cities and towns across Brazil on Sunday to protest a sluggish economy, rising prices and corruption – and to call for more…

These marketers enjoy being evil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) When Google went public in 2004, founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin defined their company's culture with the phrase: "Don't be evil." That advice has become a more…

Medical 'meltdown' imminent, warns top doctor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – The signs are everywhere of an imminent "catastrophic collapse" of the U.S. health-care system that will leave Americans clamoring for medical attention, medical supplies and hospital more…

What the perfect wedding will cost you

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Dreaming of the perfect wedding? Chances are, it's going to cost you. Earlier this week, The Knot revealed the results of its eighth annual Real Weddings Study, more…

Where do the world's super-rich live?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) We've talked quite a bit in the past about the foreign oligarch demand-driven boom in Manhattan real estate prices and the dollar strength-induced bust in the market more…

New headache for Loretta Lynch's nomination

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – More bad news for the Loretta Lynch attorney-general nomination has developed since French state financial prosecutors joined the Swiss government in pursuing criminal charges against more…

3 dead from tainted ice cream

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Time) Three people in Kansas have died after eating contaminated Blue Bell Creameries brand ice cream products, health officials said. A total of five people in the state more…

Oops: U.S. close-air support bomb doesn't fit F-35

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Diplomat) The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter will not receive the software package required to operate the Pentagon’s top close-air support bomb until 2022, according to military.com. The article more…